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This MSc in Knowledge and Information Systems Management will give you a deeper understanding of the ways in which information and knowledge are generated, used and shared within organisations. The course covers the strategic application of information technologies, including recent trends such as big data and cloud computing, and the development and use of information systems. You’ll also learn about the social and organisational aspects of managing knowledge, which are covered in more depth than on most other similar UK masters courses.

Learning and teaching

You will learn through a series of teaching and learning activities and assessment methods designed to advance your theoretical grounding in the discipline as well as your ability to function more effectively in a work environment. For example, during the programme, you will present some of your work in class, work together in teams to produce a business proposal, etc.


Systems Thinking; Problem Structuring; Introduction to Knowledge and Information Systems Management; Information Systems Development; Information Systems Management and Strategy; Consultancy Skills; Business Ethics; Simulation; Knowledge Management and Business Intelligence; Quantitative and Qualitative Research; E-Business & Human-Computer Interaction; Web Applications; Credit Scoring and Data Mining; Project Risk Management; Innovation and Technology Transfer.

Career opportunities

Career opportunities are often related to knowledge management, the management of the IT function or information systems provision within organisations, or IT/digital/web consultancy. Future career paths may for example include roles such as that of IT manager, project lead, business/process analyst, IT/digital consultant, chief knowledge officer or knowledge manager, etc.

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